Madhya Pradesh is going to polls later this year and both Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are readying themselves for the fight.
Both parties are preparing comprehensive plans, right down to the district-level. According to a Times of India report, BJP is working on organising workshops to educate its ‘cyber warriors’ in the use of social media during elections. Meanwhile, the Congress is preparing a counterattack, by discrediting all of BJP’s achievements in the past 15 years.
BJP’s cyber unit: Cyber Yoddhas
In BJP’s cyber cell, 50 members dedicatedly lead the saffron party’s aim to take as many voters as possible in its favour. These young BJP workers analyse social media trends, crunch data, work on digital media projections and special ops against rival political groups.
There are 11 members each in 56 organisational districts, six each in 838